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A dance like starlight (read-along).

Turpin, Bahni. (Added Author). Dempsey, Kristy (Added Author). Bahni Turpin, Kristy Dempsey. (Cast).
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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 8 min.)) : sound, color
  • Publisher: [United States] : Dreamscape Media, LLC : 2015.

Content descriptions

Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Participant or Performer Note:
Bahni Turpin, Kristy Dempsey.
Summary, etc.:
Little ballerinas have big dreams. Dreams of pirouettes and grande jetes, dreams of attending the best ballet schools and of dancing starring roles on stage. But in Harlem in the 1950s, dreams don't always come true - they take a lot of work and a lot of hope. And sometimes hope is hard to come by. But the first African-American prima ballerina, Janet Collins, did make her dreams come true. And those dreams inspired ballerinas everywhere, showing them that the color of their skin couldn't stop them from becoming a star. This title includes Read-Along subtitles.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Ballet dancing > Juvenile films.
African Americans > Juvenile films.
Discrimination > Juvenile films.
New York (N.Y.) > History > 1951- > Juvenile films.

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